Stories tagged: ramadan
Fri., June 23, 2017, 9:47 p.m.
Suicide bomber blows himself up as Saudis foil Mecca plot
A suicide bomber blew himself up near the Grand Mosque at Mecca as police disrupted a plot to target the holiest site in Islam just as the fasting month of …
UPDATED: Sun., June 18, 2017, 7:03 p.m.
Israel goodwill Ramadan measure cut after Palestinian attack
Israel revoked on Sunday the permits of 200,000 Palestinians to enter Israel that were approved for the holy month of Ramadan following two near simultaneous Palestinian attacks on police that …
Mon., June 12, 2017, 1:05 p.m.
Islamic State calls for Ramadan attacks in US, Europe
The Islamic State group is calling on supporters to carry out attacks in the United States and Europe during the Muslim holy month of Ramadan that began two weeks ago.
UPDATED: Sun., May 28, 2017, 9:23 p.m.
It’s Ramadan, but State Dept. not expected to hold a reception for Islam’s holy month
The Muslim holy month of Ramadan began Saturday, but in a break with almost two decades of tradition, the State Department still has not decided whether to mark it with …
Wed., June 1, 2016, 2:32 p.m.
No food in first aid convoy to reach Syrian town since 2012
A humanitarian convoy reached a starved suburb of Syria’s capital for the first time since 2012 on Wednesday but did not bring any food, as the opposition called for a …
Sat., July 30, 2011
Muslims must take extra care to stay healthy during fast
The Muslim holy month of Ramadan falls during the long, hot days of August this year, and Muslim Americans are getting ready to accommodate the required daylight fasts. It can …